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Ranked #1938


Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #623).

What does the name "Norah" mean?

Norah (English): Honor

The name "Norah" is of English origin and it means "Honor". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

H is for hand, that you always give.

Your name in reverse order is "Haron". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nohra". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Norah" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Norah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,556 babies born with the name Norah in the United States. That's more than enough Norahs to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Norah" was in 2014 with a total of 1,994 babies. (That's a lot of baby Norahs)

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Norah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 80 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 1,500 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Norah popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Norah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Norah

Norah Jones

Norah Jones is a singer-songwriter, musician, and actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Norah was born in 1979 as Geetali Norah Jones Shankar in Brooklyn, New York City.


Past life for Norah born Oct 5, 1945

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.